TUPELO, Miss. (WTVA) - The City of Tupelo is mourning the death of Sgt. Paul Bailey, a 20-year veteran of the Tupelo Fire Department.
In a news release issued late Friday morning, the city confirmed Bailey died at his home early in the morning.
“This is a very sad day for our city as we mourn the loss of one of our dedicated firefighters,” Mayor Jason Shelton said. “Our prayers are with the Bailey family and the firefighters of Station 6.”